Cal Valley Tech iHub
Cal Valley Tech Innovation Hub (CVT iHub) is a state-designated innovation hub (iHub) focused on driving water, energy, and Agribusiness innovation and commercialization in the San Joaquin Valley.
One of only 12 iHubs in California - and the only one with a focus on agriculture, clean energy, and water - CVT iHub is designed to leverage assets, such as technology incubators and universities, to provide an innovation platform for startups, industries, and investors to collaborate. It supports innovative expansion, growth of startups and technology commercialization through the sharing of best practices, facilitation of resources, provision of technical assistance, and recruitment of investment capital. CVT iHub is co-administered by the Central Valley Business Incubator (CVBI) and the Merced County Department of Commerce, Aviation and Economic Development, with collaborative partnership from UC Merced and Fresno State.